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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Corrosion Engineering - N106011
Title: Korozní inženýrství
Guaranteed by: Department of Metals and Corrosion Engineering (106)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2019 to 2020
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:5
E-Credits: summer s.:5
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/1, C+Ex [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: M106006
Additional information:
Guarantor: Prošek Tomáš doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Is interchangeable with: M106006, S106011N, AM106006
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
The module provides information on the basic principles of corrosion, mechanisms and morphology of irregular forms of corrosion, metal performance in main corrosion environments and methods of corrosion protection.
Last update: Prošek Tomáš (13.02.2017)
Aim of the course -

Students will understand:

  • Theory of corrosion processes of metallic materials.
  • Factors affecting corrosion of metals.
  • Forms of corrosion.
  • Performance of metallic materials in principal corrosion environments.
  • Principles of corrosion protection.
Last update: Prošek Tomáš (13.02.2017)
Literature -

R:Novák P. a kol., Korozní inženýrství verze 1.02 CD, ÚKMKI VŠCHT Praha 2002

A:Jones D.A., Principles and prevention of corrosion, Prentice Hall 1996, 9780133599930

A:Stansbury E.E., Buchanan R.A.: Fundamentals of Electrochemical corrosion, ASM Int., Ohio, 2000, 871706768

A:Trethewey K.R., Chamberlain J., Corrosion Science and Engineering, Longman, Burnt Mill, 1995, 9780582238695

A:Fontana M.G., Greene N.D.: Corrosion Engineering, McGraw-Hill, New York, 1967

Last update: TAJ106 (09.08.2013)
Learning resources -

Last update: TAJ106 (09.08.2013)
Syllabus -

1. Principles of corrosion science and engineering. Uniform corrosion.

2. Thermodynamics and kinetics of corrosion processes.

3. Corrosion by galvanic and concentration cells.

4. Pitting and crevice corrosion

5. Environmentally assisted cracking.

6. Other irregular forms of corrosion degradation (hydrogen induced, intergranular, selective and erosion corrosion, cavitation, fretting).

7. Atmospheric corrosion.

8. Corrosion in aqueous environments (water, soil, industrial electrolytes, concrete and other specific environments).

9. Corrosion in gases at high temperatures.

10. Corrosion by materials (steel, stainless steel).

11. Corrosion by materials (aluminium, copper, magnesium, titanium, special alloys, non-metallic materials).

12. Principles of corrosion protection.

13. Corrosion testing.

14. Corrosion rate measurement and corrosion monitoring.

Last update: Prošek Tomáš (13.02.2017)
Registration requirements -

Physical Chemistry II

Metallic Materials

Last update: TAJ106 (09.08.2013)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 0.4 10
Účast na přednáškách 1.5 42
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 2.1 58
5 / 5 138 / 140
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 10
Continuous assessment of study performance and course -credit tests 20
Oral examination 70